We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.
22 August 2017
One of our water engineers, Mike Wheeler, tells us about using GPS equipment to help manage our precious water.
Posted by: The water management team
Lots of work goes into keeping your canals enjoyable.
17 August 2017
The water management team use state of the art equipment to help us manage the water in the canals.
2 June 2017
One volunteer in particular has been helping us manage our water for years.
12 May 2017
The towpath at Hatton locks needed a makeover.
19 December 2016
Some lock flights have pumping systems underground to back-pump water from the bottom to the top. This one needed some maintenance...
5 December 2016
Since becoming the Canal & River Trust in July 2012, volunteering has been an increasing part of building the capacity of the team, supplementing what we can achieve with limited resources. We’re a technical team providing detailed advice to various parts of the business, so work with technically-skilled volunteers.
29 October 2015
Hydrologist Emily Crisp tells us why the Trust needs a water resources strategy and how it's going to help us plan for the future.
The water management team spend their days making sure that we have just the right amount of water in our canals. Here they share some of the highlights of their work with us.